I worked at night shift at my hospital. It was a long day.
10:00 – wake up
Tried to sleep in as much as possible. 10:00 was a pretty good effort.
11:00 – actualy get dressed
Took my a while to face the day.
12:00 – coffee
Tried to not hit an afternoon dip by having a midday coffee.
13:00 – gym
Had to hit the gym.
14:00 – bike ride
Bike ride to keep the muscles moving.
15:00 – house stuff
Doing nothing at home. Contemplating my life decisions.
16:00 – groceries
Unfortunately, I needed food and groceries. Got caught up in the lolly aisle.
17:00 – evening coffee
Just keep the engine ticking over.
18:00 – read
Had a bit of a read to conserve energy.
19:00 – carbs
Nachos for power.
20:00 – snug
Some time for snuggles.
21:00 – getting ready
The time had come.
22:00 – start work
22:00 starts at work are brutal.
23:00 – fresh
Surprisingly fresh at one hour.
00:00 – a new day
Midnight on the ward.
01:00 – snack
The hospital at night is full of snacks and the nurses are nice enough to feed me.
02:00 – starting to get over it
Starting to feel it.
03:00 – phone calls
Trying to convince radiology of the need for a chest xray.
04:00 – tea and youtube
Things quietened down. Took a break with a cup of tea and some of my favourites videos to keep up morale.
05:00 – the drug cupboard
Back into it.
06:00 – sunrise
Felt a little more perky as the sun came up.
07:00 – the patients wake up
A few early morning emergencies got the adrenaline pumping.
08:00 – quitting time
The feeling of finishing a night shift.
09:00 – drive home
Tough drive home. Pretty weary by this point.
10:00 – bed
Got into bed after a long day. No feeling like it.
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